|TSVP Veteran Voices: William Tingle: In My Own Words - The Social Voice Project|
Looking back at his service during WW II, William Tingle considers himself the luckiest man in the Army. Poor eyesight kept him out of the Navy in 1943, but the Army found use for Bill Tingle supporting the 8th Air Force in England. A week after the Normandy invasion, Bill landed on the continent and followed Allied ground forces racing toward Germany. “I wasn’t even issued a rifle,” he says...
Keywords: veterans; Pittsburgh; oral history; WW II; 8th Air Force; Battle of the Bulge; German civilians
|Mendlesham Memories: The Complete Collection - This digital compilation was created by: Scott Mackey, Terry Hutchings-Baker, John Funk|
WWII 34th Bomb Group Association News Letters Mendlesham Memories was originally published by the members of the 34th Bomb Group (H) Association, Inc. for the information of its members. We are making this information available for historical and research purposes, and hope that it will be used to tell the story of and honor these World War II veterans. We request that if information from Mendlesham Memories is used, proper credit be given to the author (if any), and the publication itself...
Keywords: WWII; Mendlesham; 34th Bomb Group; 8th Air Force; U.S. Army Airforce; USAFF